Villarreal vs Elche
Spain – La Liga
Date: Sunday, 6 December 2020
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Estadio de la Ceramica (Villareal).
Expect no hurdle for Villarreal’s unbeaten run in the campaign as they face one of the promoted sides for the league clash in their schedule on Sunday.
They will return home on the back of a 1-1 draw on the road with Real Sociedad last time out in the league.
Elche has carried on their winless streak in the campaign for the fourth consecutive match. It has been three straight draws after the loss at the start of November.
They will visit on the back of a 1-1 draw at home with their fellow promoted side, Cadiz.
Villarreal vs Elche Head-to-head (h2h)
- Three of their last five meetings have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-0 home win for Villarreal.
- Both teams have scored in three of the last five fixtures.
- The host has been unbeaten for the past six meetings.
- The visitor has recorded only two of the recent five wins.
- The host has lost only one of their overall six clashes at home.
Villarreal vs Elche Prediction
There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be a home win in full-time. Having lost only one of their 11 fixtures in the campaign this term, Villarreal will come into the match as the favorites. Besides, Elche is not so promising in the clash with their four-game winless streak.
However, the tip for a home win in full-time is at low odds to yield any decent returns. The punters can go with a handicap result to raise the odds for the same result. So, the tip for Villarreal to win with a -1 handicap will probably be a suitable option at 1.90 odds in the game.
Furthermore, the match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair in ninety minutes. The host has scored 15 goals in their 11 appearances so far this season. Since they are facing a promoted team, they might likely slot in more than their average at home with their ground advantage.
Villarreal vs Elche Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.66 (4/6).
Villarreal to win with a -1 handicap @ 1.90 (9/10).